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Dawgs pass first option test

After rocky first half, UGA puts clamps on Georgia Southern flexbone

Updated: November 17, 2012, 7:32 PM ET
By David Ching | DawgNation

ATHENS, Ga. -- For a half, Georgia Southern's running game gave Georgia every bit as much trouble as one might expect in defending a tricky option offense that is drastically different from anything the Bulldogs have seen to this point.

Todd Grantham's defense put its foot down in the third quarter, however, and the Bulldogs turned a tight game into a 45-14 rout that will come in handy next Saturday against Georgia Tech (6-5) and its highly similar flexbone attack.

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